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1942-43 Broadcasts with Helen Forrest

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2002
Track listing: Introduction; One Dozen Roses; Manhattan Serenade; Prince Charming; Velvet Moon; Always; A Poem Set to Music; Nevada; Good for Nothing Joe; Back Beat Boogie; Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea; War Bond plug; It Can

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1943-45 Broadcasts

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2002
Track listing: Introduction; Hallelujah; Pistol Packin

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1944-45 Broadcasts

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2002
Track listing: Overtime; (I Guess) I

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Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra: 1944-45 Broadcasts

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LIonel Hampton, the first musician to establish the vibraphone as a viable component of Jazz instrumentation, was (with Red Norvo) one of its acknowledged monarchs when these air–check performances were recorded in 1944–45, mostly for the benefit of U.S. servicemen at home and abroad. Hamp was a product of the Swing Era and his bands always ...

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Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra: 1943-45 Broadcasts

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Somewhere between the enduring Swing Era “superstars” (Ellington, Basie, Miller, the Dorsey brothers, Harry James, Artie Shaw) and the scarcely remembered “regional bands” stood such enormously popular (and talented) but relatively short–lived “second tier” orchestras as those led by Fletcher Henderson, Don Redman, Chick Webb, Andy Kirk, Jay McShann, Jimmie Lunceford and others. Lunceford’s ensemble was ...

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Harry James and His Orchestra: 1942-43 Broadcasts with Helen Forrest

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No list of the most popular dance bands of the ’40s would be complete without the name Harry James whose stylish trumpet and splendid orchestra were featured in a number of films of the period and performed not only on radio but to standing–room–only audiences in casinos and ballrooms from coast to coast. In the early ...

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More 1940 "Beat the Band" Shows

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2001
Track listing: Show Introduction; Goody Goodbye; Careless; Indian Summer; At the Jazz Band Ball; A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square; Charming Little Faker; Love Lies; I Know That You Know; Confucius Say; Polka Dots and Moonbeams; Orchids for Remembrance; Ooh! What You Said; Blues My Sweetie Gave Me; Fools Rush In; That

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Live from the Inn Club, Chicago, IL, January 11, 1957

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2001
Track listing: Stompin

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March / June 1940 Broadcasts to South America

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2001
Track listing: Introduction / Dark Eyes; March of the Toys; I

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1942-45 Live Broadcasts with Zoot Sims

Label: Soundcraft
Released: 2001
Track listing: Introduction: The Steam Is on the Beam; The Man I Love; Makin


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